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Annie Ortiz

Annie Ortiz

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    Whittier, Calif.
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Get to Know your Poet……….

Q: At what age did you begin doing track & field?

A: Age 15; I was inspired by my cousin who ran for our rival

Q: What’s your favorite food(s)?

A: Pizza, Fries, and Burgers

Q: What’s your favorite music/band?

A: The 1975

Q: What is your favorite quote?

A: "The road to athletic greatness is not marked by perfection but the ability to constantly overcome adversity and failure"

Q: What is your favorite movie?

A: Beetlejuice

Q: Why did you choose Whittier College?

A: Best option for me

Q: What part of Whittier College track & field do you like the most?

A: The teams culture

Q: Who is your favorite sports hero?

A: Allyson Felix

Personal Information:

Parents Names: Michael and Lisa Ortiz

Siblings Names: Angela

Hometown: Whittier, Calif.

Previous School Attended: California High School

Major: Kinesiology